The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Data Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analyst
Rank 171 154 139
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 302 358 365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.41% 1.53% 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% 1.62% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 262 233
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £251 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £316
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 15
Median hourly rate £22.50 £23.75 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.09 £22.15 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.57 £25.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £18.74 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-18.60% +17.09%
Data Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20317 22109 22210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.15% 94.61% 95.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 14745 15413 15473
Median daily rate £463 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.11% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 376 404
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £52.17 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Data Analyst in the job title.

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Analyst across the London region.

Data Analyst Daily Rate Trend in London

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Data Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in London

Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Analyst across the London region.

Data Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in London

Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Data Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Data Analyst
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -15 46 £419 -5.63% 10
Canary Wharf +8 3 £338 -28.94%
Uxbridge +4 3 - -
Feltham +1 2 £445 +21.50%
Croydon -13 2 £245 -11.71%
Brentford - 2 - -
Hayes - 2 £275 -
Southwark - 2 £250 -
Hammersmith +3 1 - -
Twickenham 0 1 £310 -
Docklands, London - 1 £500 -
Greenwich - 1 £142 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - -
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, Data Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Data Analyst in the job title.

1 275 (47.25%) SQL
2 192 (32.99%) Finance
3 188 (32.30%) Data Analysis
4 128 (21.99%) Data Quality
5 118 (20.27%) Analytical Skills
6 113 (19.42%) Data Modelling
7 109 (18.73%) Banking
8 107 (18.38%) Migration
9 96 (16.49%) MS Excel
10 93 (15.98%) Business Intelligence
11 90 (15.46%) Analytics
12 88 (15.12%) Data Management
13 83 (14.26%) Data Migration
14 62 (10.65%) SQL Server
15 61 (10.48%) Data Warehouse
15 61 (10.48%) Microsoft
16 54 (9.28%) SAS
17 47 (8.08%) Oracle
17 47 (8.08%) Data Cleansing
18 44 (7.56%) Marketing
18 44 (7.56%) Degree
18 44 (7.56%) Validation
19 43 (7.39%) Stakeholder Management
19 43 (7.39%) Business Analysis
19 43 (7.39%) CRM
20 42 (7.22%) ETL
21 39 (6.70%) Data Transformation
22 37 (6.36%) Tableau
23 36 (6.19%) Asset Management
24 35 (6.01%) Visualisation

Data Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 54 (9.28%) SAS
2 11 (1.89%) SharePoint
3 5 (0.86%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.34%) Facebook Platform
4 2 (0.34%) IBM Domino
4 2 (0.34%) IIS
5 1 (0.17%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 96 (16.49%) MS Excel
2 32 (5.50%) MS Office
3 22 (3.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (3.26%) Spreadsheet
5 14 (2.41%) MS Visio
6 7 (1.20%) SPSS
7 4 (0.69%) MS Project
8 1 (0.17%) CPLEX
8 1 (0.17%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 15 (2.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.20%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (1.03%) Markit EDM
4 5 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.69%) HFM
5 4 (0.69%) Hyperion Planning
6 3 (0.52%) FastStats
6 3 (0.52%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.34%) Adobe Campaign
7 2 (0.34%) BPCS
7 2 (0.34%) Eloqua
7 2 (0.34%) Radian6
7 2 (0.34%) Relativity
7 2 (0.34%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.34%) SAP MDM
7 2 (0.34%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.17%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.55%) Google Analytics
2 4 (0.69%) AdWords
3 3 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.34%) Office 365
4 2 (0.34%) SaaS
4 2 (0.34%) SmartFocus
4 2 (0.34%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.17%) Force.com
5 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.69%) Internet
2 1 (0.17%) DSL
2 1 (0.17%) Multicast
2 1 (0.17%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (0.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (10.65%) SQL Server
2 61 (10.48%) Data Warehouse
3 32 (5.50%) Relational Database
4 29 (4.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 23 (3.95%) Big Data
5 23 (3.95%) MS Access
6 21 (3.61%) BusinessObjects
6 21 (3.61%) MySQL
7 20 (3.44%) Data Mining
7 20 (3.44%) QlikView
7 20 (3.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 16 (2.75%) DB2
9 14 (2.41%) Hadoop
10 12 (2.06%) Oracle Database
10 12 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
11 11 (1.89%) Crystal Reports
12 10 (1.72%) GIS
12 10 (1.72%) IBM InfoSphere
13 8 (1.37%) JasperReports
13 8 (1.37%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (1.03%) ERwin
1 6 (1.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (0.52%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (0.34%) JIRA
General
1 192 (32.99%) Finance
2 109 (18.73%) Banking
3 44 (7.56%) Marketing
4 34 (5.84%) Retail
5 33 (5.67%) Investment Banking
6 16 (2.75%) Telecoms
7 13 (2.23%) Legal
8 12 (2.06%) Publishing
9 11 (1.89%) Financial Institution
9 11 (1.89%) Front Office
10 10 (1.72%) Back Office
11 7 (1.20%) Law
12 6 (1.03%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.69%) Advertising
13 4 (0.69%) Billing
13 4 (0.69%) Local Government
13 4 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.52%) Electronics
14 3 (0.52%) International Banking
15 2 (0.34%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (1.89%) XML
2 5 (0.86%) .NET
3 3 (0.52%) FpML
3 3 (0.52%) XML Schema
4 2 (0.34%) Apache Flex
4 2 (0.34%) COM
4 2 (0.34%) CSS
4 2 (0.34%) HTML
4 2 (0.34%) MDX
4 2 (0.34%) Regular Expression
5 1 (0.17%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.17%) D3.js
5 1 (0.17%) EDI
5 1 (0.17%) HTML5
5 1 (0.17%) jQuery
5 1 (0.17%) Mason
5 1 (0.17%) OLE
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.17%) PostGIS
5 1 (0.17%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 118 (20.27%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (6.01%) Visualisation
3 28 (4.81%) Reference Data
4 26 (4.47%) Fixed Income
5 24 (4.12%) Management Information System
6 22 (3.78%) Credit Risk
7 19 (3.26%) Data Extraction
8 18 (3.09%) Data Integration
9 17 (2.92%) FMCG
10 15 (2.58%) Statistics
11 14 (2.41%) Equities
12 13 (2.23%) Mathematics
13 12 (2.06%) Data Structures
14 9 (1.55%) Derivative
14 9 (1.55%) Learning Management System
15 8 (1.37%) NHS
16 7 (1.20%) Social Media
17 6 (1.03%) Market Risk
18 5 (0.86%) User Experience
19 4 (0.69%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 12 (2.06%) Windows
2 4 (0.69%) Linux
3 2 (0.34%) Unix
4 1 (0.17%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.17%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (32.30%) Data Analysis
2 113 (19.42%) Data Modelling
3 107 (18.38%) Migration
4 93 (15.98%) Business Intelligence
5 90 (15.46%) Analytics
6 88 (15.12%) Data Management
7 83 (14.26%) Data Migration
8 47 (8.08%) Data Cleansing
9 44 (7.56%) Validation
10 43 (7.39%) Business Analysis
10 43 (7.39%) CRM
10 43 (7.39%) Stakeholder Management
11 42 (7.22%) ETL
12 39 (6.70%) Data Transformation
13 36 (6.19%) Asset Management
14 34 (5.84%) Project Management
15 32 (5.50%) Agile Software Development
15 32 (5.50%) Data Architecture
16 31 (5.33%) Data Analytics
17 29 (4.98%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 275 (47.25%) SQL
2 32 (5.50%) VBA
3 20 (3.44%) Python
4 19 (3.26%) R
5 15 (2.58%) T-SQL
6 13 (2.23%) PL/SQL
7 11 (1.89%) C#
7 11 (1.89%) C++
8 10 (1.72%) Java
9 7 (1.20%) PowerShell
9 7 (1.20%) SAS Macro
10 5 (0.86%) VB
11 4 (0.69%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.34%) Perl
12 2 (0.34%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.17%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.17%) Groovy
13 1 (0.17%) VC++
Qualifications
1 44 (7.56%) Degree
2 23 (3.95%) Security Cleared
3 12 (2.06%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.55%) DV Cleared
5 5 (0.86%) ISEB
6 4 (0.69%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (0.69%) CIMA
6 4 (0.69%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.52%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (0.34%) ACCA
8 2 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.34%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.17%) CFA
9 1 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.17%) MBA
9 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.17%) PMP
9 1 (0.17%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 128 (21.99%) Data Quality
2 17 (2.92%) QA
3 10 (1.72%) ISO20022
4 6 (1.03%) Solvency II
5 5 (0.86%) Basel II
5 5 (0.86%) MiFID
5 5 (0.86%) SLA
6 4 (0.69%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (0.69%) FATCA
7 2 (0.34%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.34%) EMIR
8 1 (0.17%) BS7666
8 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (0.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.17%) HDFS
2 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.69%) Oracle EDQ
2 3 (0.52%) Thomson Reuters DACS
3 2 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.17%) DBAmp
Vendors
1 61 (10.48%) Microsoft
2 47 (8.08%) Oracle
3 37 (6.36%) Tableau
4 29 (4.98%) SAP
5 18 (3.09%) Bloomberg
6 16 (2.75%) Teradata
7 14 (2.41%) IBM
8 13 (2.23%) Salesforce.com
9 11 (1.89%) Alteryx
10 10 (1.72%) Sybase
11 9 (1.55%) Google
12 8 (1.37%) Netezza
13 7 (1.20%) Cognos
13 7 (1.20%) i2
14 6 (1.03%) Reuters
15 5 (0.86%) Adobe
16 4 (0.69%) GoldenSource
16 4 (0.69%) Hyperion
16 4 (0.69%) WorldPay
17 3 (0.52%) Ab Initio
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £340 - £360 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £180 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 24 days ago